Burgers & Brews City Trail

232 East Main St.
Norfolk, VA 23510
Region Hampton Roads
Locality Norfolk City
Phone: (800) 368-3097
Email mhopper@visitnorfolktoday.com
Website www.visitnorfolktoday.com

Day 1

Enjoy a local classic at Norfolk's Dog -n- Burger serving locals since 1969. Ask any local, this is the place for a small town famous burger. Order the "Classic Dog-n-Burger ", which consists of double meat, double cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle, ketchup and mustard.

You will have a tough time deciding what beer to choose at Norfolk's Tap House Grille, with a large selection of draft and
bottles. Selection includes hard- to-find beers, local favorites and old standards.

O'Connor's Brewing Company began, like many small breweries, as a dream to bring another option to a local crowd. It all started in 1995 when Kevin O'Connor caught the bug for home brewing in his college dorm room. O'Connor Brewing Company brews all handcrafted ales on a 10 barrel Brew house.

Burger Bar provides grass-fed beef choices supplied from Black Diamond Ranch north of Blacksburg, Virginia. Live like
an adventurer and try "Miss Thing" burger which consists of pimento cheese spread, braised pork belly and buttermilk fried onion rings.

Day 2

This is where the Biscuit becomes the new Burger. Come try the Handsome Biscuit, with over 10 different biscuit sandwiches made from sweet potatoes. Eating with both hands will not even begin to handle the size of this biscuit. Your eyes will be bigger then your stomach from the Hella Fitzgerald with Fried Chicken with bacon, cheddar, and red eye sausage gravy to the Mr. Close Love with roasted Pork Shoulder, sweet hot mustard, and cucumber.

Smartmouth Brewing Company is a 20-barrel brew house that typically churns out around 100 barrels a month. From
the bite of Smartmouth's India Pale Ale to one of the few Saisons brewed in Virginia, get a handle on what you can expect with a behind the scenes tour of the brewery and the tasting room.

You will taste the finest cheese and craft drafts at the Birch Bar, who specializes in craft artisanal European cheese and craft beers from around the world. Indulge in one of the city's largest selections craft beers.

Experience dining at its finest at Vintage Kitchen, with views of the Norfolk, Virginia waterfront. This restaurant only uses the freshest local and regional produces, with a focus on artisan-crafted Virginia wines and micro-brewed beers. Start off with Cheeseburger Slider with Whipped Foie Gras

Day 3

Before you head home make one last trip to the Ocean View Pier for their famous hamburger with crab meat. Enjoy great views of the Chesapeake Bay on the top sun deck.

Last Updated: 10/21/2013 1:50 PM